Reversible Debatable risk factors

TABLE OF REVERSIBLE DEBATABLE RISK FACTORS

Overview of reversible debatable risk factors for 1st or 2nd NAAION attack, both and suggestions from experiences of fellow patients - and published studies if known - how to control these reversible debatable factors. The percentages displayed show the statistical risk of a 2nd attack.
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- list is under construction (so not complete) -

Reversible
Debatable
Reference studiesSuggested preventive actions
Use of PDE5 (phosphodiestrase-5) inhibitors
Use of Amiodarone
Obstructive sleep apnea syndrome
Use of Brimonidine tartrate(Alphagan) drops
Systemic hypotension
Thrombophilia and inflammation
Elevated intraocular pressure (IOP)